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FDA public health notification: MRI-caused injuries in patients with implanted neurological stimulators.

Schultz DG; Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Food and Drug Administration; CDRH; FDA.

In response to reports of injuries in patients with implanted neurological stimulators who underwent magnetic resonance imaging procedures, the Food and Drug Administration suggests related precautions for radiology personnel and physicians.